Media Fellows 2014-2015

Tierra is from the small town of Brewton, AL but she has become immersed in the culture of the The Magic City.
Jessica is from Homewood, AL. As a Birmingham native, her choice to become a Blazer was an easy one.
James has always played music. From an early age, he was drawn to the music scene and inspired by VH1’s weekly music countdown.
Matt loves the outdoors and athletics. He spends his free time playing intramural sports like football, basketball, and softball.
For Tyler, the move to Birmingham was a big change from small town Rainsville, AL where everyone knows everyone. He instantly loved life in the city and its culture.
Ty Harris is an artist raised in Birmingham, Alabama. He has created visuals on a variety of media platforms and has a knack for pushing his own creative limits.
Matt came to UAB to utilize the resources of his home network in the Birmingham area. Individually Designed Film major Matt has strong interests in the arts of film and music.
Husband and father of three, Ben is focused and determined. With 16 years experience in the music business, he’s released two albums worldwide with his band.
The allure of a medical campus in a big city brought Jared to UAB. Although he is no longer studying within a medical focus, he is very involved in the Experiential Learning Scholars Honors Program and currently serves as its vice president.
Originally from Lagos, Nigeria, Razaq resides in Moody, AL. Before attending UAB, Razaq was a self-taught photographer and filmmaker.
With parents who worked at and near UAB, Jeremy spent a lot of time on campus getting a taste of student life--so attending UAB was an easy decision. He studies Information Systems with a minor in Japanese.
Jeanette is from Mobile, AL but now proudly calls Birmingham home. She studies Graphic Design and minors in both Art History and Business Administration.